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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
More than 100 rogue cattle walk up to a Mount Isa barin an urban area the cattle were frightened, which kept them moving around the
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 minutes ago
in an urban area the cattle were frightened, which kept them moving around the area quickly. External Link: Facebook: ABC North West - About 150 cattle had to be moved by police outside Overlander Hotel in Mount Isa "They were herded up the end... Read more
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chroniclelive
The astonishing amount the public sector pay squeeze has cost the North East£10,340,342; £51,493,437. North Durham: 2,617; £6,079,853; £30,276,804. North
chroniclelive / Posted 30 minutes ago
£10,340,342; £51,493,437. North Durham: 2,617; £6,079,853; £30,276,804. North Tyneside: 3,386; £7,865,272; £39,167,942. North West Durham: 2,274; £5,284,029; £26,313,718. South Shields: 6,445; £14,973,138; £74,564,105. Sunderland Central:... Read more
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Ekklesia
Public sector pay squeeze 'has reduced spending power in England by £8.5 billion this year'£544 million this year. Every English region has seen big falls in spending po
Ekklesia / Posted 35 minutes ago
£544 million this year. Every English region has seen big falls in spending power because of the cap. The North East and North West, which have the highest share of public sector workers, have seen falls of £2.1 billion and £7 billion... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MAN Seals 15 Megawatt Power Deal With Geogrid Lightecindependent power generation company to deliver 15 megawatts (mw) off grid powe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 49 minutes ago
independent power generation company to deliver 15 megawatts (mw) off grid power to the association. The Vice President, North West zone, MAN, Ibrahim Usman, disclosed at the signing ceremony in Lagos that the embedded 15 megawatt generation... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Dáil hears of 'real crisis' in rural crime levelsstations. It is also proposing more CCTV cameras in communities, and electroni
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
stations. It is also proposing more CCTV cameras in communities, and electronic monitoring of repeat offenders. Cork North-West TD Michael Moynihan says a recent public meeting he attended illustrated the mood in rural Ireland. Mr Moynihan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Club Player - Knock of 490 'Best Day of My Life'a living. I guess the first steps have already been taken because it was in the
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
a living. I guess the first steps have already been taken because it was in the pipeline for me to start training with the (North West) Dragons from this week," he said. "So that's the direction I'm looking in for now. I have been part of a few... Read more
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The North West Star
Resources are the power behind the Mount Isa economyMining remains a powerhouse of the North West according to a new report from th
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
Mining remains a powerhouse of the North West according to a new report from the Queensland Resources Council. Ian Macfarlane says the resources sector contributed $1.3 billion to the Mount Isa economy in 2016-17 and supported over 8000 jobs. QRC... Read more
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WA Today
Predicted La Nina could prep north-west WA for a bumper wet seasonto develop in the Pacific this summer, and the Bureau of Meteorology has foreca
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
to develop in the Pacific this summer, and the Bureau of Meteorology has forecast a wetter-than-usual wet season for WA's north west. The bureau's latest fortnightly assessment of conditions in the Pacific and Indian oceans rates the likelihood... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
North West boys still chasing first win at state cricket carnival | UPDATEDLearning experience: The North West boys have had a tough start to their state
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
Learning experience: The North West boys have had a tough start to their state carnival in Orange but are improving. A drop off in concentration late in Western’s run chase cost the North West boys the chance to notch their first win of the State... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Predicted La Nina could prep north-west WA for a bumper wet seasonto develop in the Pacific this summer, and the Bureau of Meteorology has foreca
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
to develop in the Pacific this summer, and the Bureau of Meteorology has forecast a wetter-than-usual wet season for WA's north west. The bureau's latest fortnightly assessment of conditions in the Pacific and Indian oceans rates the likelihood... Read more
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The Age
Predicted La Nina could prep north-west WA for a bumper wet seasonto develop in the Pacific this summer, and the Bureau of Meteorology has foreca
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
to develop in the Pacific this summer, and the Bureau of Meteorology has forecast a wetter-than-usual wet season for WA's north west. The bureau's latest fortnightly assessment of conditions in the Pacific and Indian oceans rates the likelihood... Read more
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Western Advocate
Unbeaten duo bound for decider as Western seals maiden victorya potentially strong finish in Thursday’s play-off. The red and greens claimed
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
a potentially strong finish in Thursday’s play-off. The red and greens claimed a comfortable six-wicket win over North West. The Jordan Moran-coached hosts restricted North West to 6-126, before Parkes duo Ryan Dunford and Hunter Hawke... Read more
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The Betoota Advocate
Greens Reportedly Infighting Over Whether Di Natale's Shaman Has Too Much Influencethe rank of master Noveau-Ayahuasca shaman through almost half a decade of host
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
the rank of master Noveau-Ayahuasca shaman through almost half a decade of hosting spiritual ceremonies in the Pacific North-West, is reportedly relishing in the fast-paced environment of Australian federal politics. “It’s lit” says... Read more
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The North West Star
Top 10 North West tourist destinationstake a selfie from the top of the uranium mine. School is out for another year
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
take a selfie from the top of the uranium mine. School is out for another year and families have started travelling across North West Queensland for the festive season.The North West Star interviewed 20 locals to get their insight on the top... Read more
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The North West Star
Top 10 spots to cool off in the North West this summerAs rainfall increases across the North West, watering holes have reappeared and
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
As rainfall increases across the North West, watering holes have reappeared and are nearly ready for locals to cool off. We interviewed 20 locals to get their insight on the top swimming holes around the region, some are off the beaten track while... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Sydney West and CIS to meet in grand finala potentially strong finish in Thursday’s play-off. The red and greens claimed
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
a potentially strong finish in Thursday’s play-off. The red and greens claimed a comfortable six-wicket win over North West. The Jordan Moran-coached hosts restricted North West to 6-126, before Parkes duo Ryan Dunford and Hunter Hawke... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Two East Lancashire schools pick up prizes in the North West's 'biggest celebration of education'TWO schools have celebrated being honoured as part of the ‘biggest celebration
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
TWO schools have celebrated being honoured as part of the ‘biggest celebration of education in the North West’. Tauheedul Islam Boys’ High School (TIBHS) in Blackburn won the leadership team of the year prize at the Educate Awards last... Read more
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The North West Star
Re-elected Labor Government commits to $1.7m Deadly Choices program$1.7 million to fund the expansion of the popular Deadly Choices Healthy Lifest
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
$1.7 million to fund the expansion of the popular Deadly Choices Healthy Lifestyle Program for Indigenous communities in north west Queensland, Labor candidate for Traeger Danielle Slade announced. The funding is part of a $16 million expansion... Read more
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The North West Star
North West receives beating from severe thunderstormsup in the thunderstorm that hounded Mount Isa yesterday (Tuesday). Photo: Derek
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
up in the thunderstorm that hounded Mount Isa yesterday (Tuesday). Photo: Derek Barry. Severe thunderstorms thrashed North West Queensland yesterday, producing damaging winds and hailstones in Mount Isa and Cloncurry. The severe weather... Read more
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The North West Star
Mount Isa will shine bright with annual Christmas cavalcadeMERRY CHRISTMAS: Mount Isa Hogs, The Boss Shop, Mob FM and The North West Star
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
MERRY CHRISTMAS: Mount Isa Hogs, The Boss Shop, Mob FM and The North West Star prepare for this year's Christmas Light Cavalcade. Photo: Samantha Walton Stack city will hear the echo of Christmas hymns and shine red and green next month, as Mount... Read more
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The North West Star
Severe thunderstorm warning issued for North Westwinds and heavy rainfall. Photo supplied. For the second day in a row, a sever
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
winds and heavy rainfall. Photo supplied. For the second day in a row, a severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for north west Queensland and the Gulf region. The warning issued by the Bureau of Meteorology was issued at 2.24pm Wednesday... Read more
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The North West Star
Mount Isa lights up with Christmas cavalcadeMERRY CHRISTMAS: Mount Isa Hogs, The Boss Shop, Mob FM and The North West Star
The North West Star / Posted 4 hours ago
MERRY CHRISTMAS: Mount Isa Hogs, The Boss Shop, Mob FM and The North West Star prepare for this year's Christmas Light Cavalcade. Photo: Samantha Walton Stack city will hear the echo of Christmas hymns and shine red and green next month, as Mount... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Watch and Act Warning for Laura residentsare lightning storms in the area which may be the cause of the fire, the CFS sa
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 hours ago
are lightning storms in the area which may be the cause of the fire, the CFS say. The fire is heading in a north, north west direction towards Caltowie. A Watch and Act warning has been issued for locals near Heffernan Road, Laura... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
WASA weighs property seizRobert Le Hunte said the bigger picture was that all citizens must appreciate t
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 hours ago
Robert Le Hunte said the bigger picture was that all citizens must appreciate that the price of water was one of the lowest in the Western Hemisphere, as each household had to pay a mere $3 a day for water. But he said the consumption pattern... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Secret' daughter's inheritance slashed after appeal by billionaire father's estatebeen left was more than enough. Mr Wright was the son of mining magnate Peter
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 hours ago
been left was more than enough. Mr Wright was the son of mining magnate Peter Wright, who with his business partner Lang Hancock was a pioneer in discovering the Pilbara iron ore deposits in north-west WA. More stories from Western... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Kings travel to play Blades16 with a 3-1 home victory over the Sexsmith Vipers. Offence hasn’t been a pro
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
16 with a 3-1 home victory over the Sexsmith Vipers. Offence hasn’t been a problem for the Kings. They’re first in the North West Junior Hockey League (NWJHL) with 87 goals. The Blades, meanwhile, lead the league with 115 goals against. Kings... Read more
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birminghammail
Overseas family doctors 'play critical role' in delivery of NHS GP servicesfound to be most heavily dependent on non-UK qualified GPs included the Greater
birminghammail / Posted 8 hours ago
found to be most heavily dependent on non-UK qualified GPs included the Greater London area, the East of England, the North West and North East. Compared to UK qualified doctors, doctors who qualified in the European Economic Area (EEA) were... Read more
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guardian-series
30-yard stunner gives 10-man Orient another point under Embletonhis first game at the helm against high-flying Dover at the weekend, Embleton w
guardian-series / Posted 8 hours ago
his first game at the helm against high-flying Dover at the weekend, Embleton went with the same squad for the visit of the North West side. Early on that appeared to have paid off as Bonne lobbed McAnuff's cross over a helpless Alex Lynch to open... Read more
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The North West Star
Editorial: Candidate forum helps voters in decision makinghopefully people got a little more information to help them decide how to vote.
The North West Star / Posted 8 hours ago
hopefully people got a little more information to help them decide how to vote. The forum was a joint initiative of ABC North West Queensland and the North West Star and I thank the ABC for the enthusiasm which they took on the idea when I first... Read more
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Daily Mail
Louis van Gaal confirms no contact made about vacant Everton jobliving in Cheshire alongside wife Truus, despite the acrimonious exit from Old
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
living in Cheshire alongside wife Truus, despite the acrimonious exit from Old Trafford. Van Gaal has returned to the North West twice in five weeks in a punditry capacity for Dutch television. RELATED ARTICLES Everton striker Oumar Niasse... Read more
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The North West Star
Historic day for Dugald River Mine$1.8 Million dollars last year when Council spent approximately $20 Million. W
The North West Star / Posted 9 hours ago
$1.8 Million dollars last year when Council spent approximately $20 Million. We look forward to ensuring MMG produce mutually beneficial outcomes for Cloncurry, Dugald River and the greater North West.’ Greg Campbell, Mayor Cloncurry Shire Cou... Read more
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The North West Star
Flight costs, mining and service delivery dominate Traeger debatethe six Traeger candidates were at the Spinifex State College to face questions
The North West Star / Posted 10 hours ago
the six Traeger candidates were at the Spinifex State College to face questions from the public in a forum organised by the North West Star and ABC North West Queensland. Around 60 members of the public were present and they were joined by... Read more
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The North West Star
This is Ag Day through your eyeswho love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @ro
The North West Star / Posted 11 hours ago
who love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @rothfamilyorchard Caption unknown A calf in North West Queensland. Photo: Malcolm Willis Here is a shot for you of a local dairy farm at Burrawang. Dawn til dusk. Rain,... Read more
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The Border Mail
This is Ag Day through your eyeswho love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @ro
The Border Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
who love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @rothfamilyorchard Caption unknown A calf in North West Queensland. Photo: Malcolm Willis Here is a shot for you of a local dairy farm at Burrawang. Dawn til dusk. Rain,... Read more
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Daily Record
Severe warnings issued as MONTH of rain to fall in hoursaddress the local flooding.Where is heavy rain expected on Wednesday? Heavy an
Daily Record / Posted 12 hours ago
address the local flooding.Where is heavy rain expected on Wednesday? Heavy and persistent rain will fall across parts of north-west Wales, northern England an southern Scotland on Wednesday before gradually easing during the night, the Met Office... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
This is Ag Day through your eyeswho love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @ro
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
who love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @rothfamilyorchard Caption unknown A calf in North West Queensland. Photo: Malcolm Willis Here is a shot for you of a local dairy farm at Burrawang. Dawn til dusk. Rain,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sheridan wishes you were here in Narrabri and MoreeI retire or carve out some time. “It’s a muscle.” Ms Jobbins heads off to Que
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
I retire or carve out some time. “It’s a muscle.” Ms Jobbins heads off to Queensland following this leg of the tour, before swinging around and travelling through the North West with appearances in Goondiwindi, Moree and Narrabri on Novem... Read more
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Western Advocate
This is Ag Day through your eyeswho love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @ro
Western Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
who love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @rothfamilyorchard Caption unknown A calf in North West Queensland. Photo: Malcolm Willis Here is a shot for you of a local dairy farm at Burrawang. Dawn til dusk. Rain,... Read more
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Manning River Times
This is Ag Day through your eyeswho love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @ro
Manning River Times / Posted 12 hours ago
who love our fruit when we open our farm for pick your own cherries. Photo: @rothfamilyorchard Caption unknown A calf in North West Queensland. Photo: Malcolm Willis Here is a shot for you of a local dairy farm at Burrawang. Dawn til dusk. Rain,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Sheridan wishes you were here in GoondiwindiI retire or carve out some time. “It’s a muscle.” Ms Jobbins heads off to Que
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 hours ago
I retire or carve out some time. “It’s a muscle.” Ms Jobbins heads off to Queensland following this leg of the tour, before swinging around and travelling through the North West with appearances in Goondiwindi, Moree and Narrabri on Novem... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
30th UK offshore round closes23,000 km (14,291 mi) of reprocessed legacy seismic and well data packages. Th
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 hours ago
23,000 km (14,291 mi) of reprocessed legacy seismic and well data packages. The data covers the East Shetland Platform, North West Scotland, South West Approaches, East Irish Sea, Celtic Sea, Cardigan Bay, Morecambe Bay, Bristol Channel and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Severe weather warnings issued as month's worth of rain to fall in hoursto monitor the forecast as conditions could worsen throughout the day. Heavy a
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
to monitor the forecast as conditions could worsen throughout the day. Heavy and persistent rain will fall across parts of north-west Wales, northern England an southern Scotland on Wednesday before gradually easing during the night, the Met Office... Read more
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Bolton News
Severe weather warning issued ahead of forecast downpoursTHE Met Office has warned that up to 50mm of rain may fall across parts of the
Bolton News / Posted 13 hours ago
THE Met Office has warned that up to 50mm of rain may fall across parts of the North West tomorrow. Heavy and persistent rain is expected across parts the region on Wedneday, November 22, before easing during the night. Issuing a yellow-severity... Read more
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chroniclelive
Government cut North East funding while cash for the South East roseon services per person in 2016-17 financial year Change in funding per person s
chroniclelive / Posted 14 hours ago
on services per person in 2016-17 financial year Change in funding per person since 2012-13 North East £9,680 -£181 North West £9,429 -£239 Yorkshire and The Humber £8,810 -£208 East Midlands £8,282 -£156 West Midlands £8,846 -£157 East... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Blood on streets of London as 24th youth is killed this yearof 27 in 2007. This year's total had stood at 22 until police announced two mo
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 hours ago
of 27 in 2007. This year's total had stood at 22 until police announced two more deaths today following the stabbing in Northolt and another knifing in Walthamstow.1. Djodjo Nsaka, 19Djodjo Nsaka was killed outside his university halls of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Dublin Airport runway challenges thrown outactions which arose over the proposed development of a 3,110 metre runway, loca
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 hours ago
actions which arose over the proposed development of a 3,110 metre runway, located on 261 hectares in townlands north and north west of the airport terminal building. The second runway has been deemed vital by parties including the Dublin Airport... Read more
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Bury Times
Severe weather warning issued ahead of forecast downpoursTHE Met Office has warned that up to 50mm of rain may fall across parts of the
Bury Times / Posted 14 hours ago
THE Met Office has warned that up to 50mm of rain may fall across parts of the North West tomorrow. Heavy and persistent rain is expected across parts the region on Wedneday, November 22, before easing during the night. Issuing a yellow-severity... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
WITH VIDEO: Everything you need to know about mumps after cases confirmed in Cumbriareported some further suspected cases, including in the Carlisle area. In Octo
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 14 hours ago
reported some further suspected cases, including in the Carlisle area. In October there were more than 50 cases across the north west region, but none in Cumbria. However since the start of November, Public Health England has recorded three... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
WITH VIDEO: Everything you need to know about mumps as cases confirmed in Cumbriareported some further suspected cases, including in the Carlisle area. In Octo
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
reported some further suspected cases, including in the Carlisle area. In October there were more than 50 cases across the north west region, but none in Cumbria. However since the start of November, Public Health England has recorded three... Read more
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The News and Star
WITH VIDEO: Everything you need to know about mumps as cases are confirmed in Cumbriareported some further suspected cases, including in the Carlisle area. In Octo
The News and Star / Posted 15 hours ago
reported some further suspected cases, including in the Carlisle area. In October there were more than 50 cases across the north west region, but none in Cumbria. However since the start of November, Public Health England has recorded three... Read more
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